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by Homer

Most likely written between 750 and 650 B.C., The Odyssey is an epic poem about the wanderings of the Greek hero Odysseus following his victory in the Trojan War (which, if it did indeed take place, occurred in the 12th-century B.C. in Mycenaean Greece). Originally composed in the Ionic Greek…

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Posted By casey m #378654 at Jul 31, 2014 11:32 AM

Do you think Odysseus was justified in his actions? Did anyone receive punishment that did not deserve it? Was the punishment issued too severe?

Explain your position by listing examples from the story, which support your belief of whether or not justice was served.

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